Fritillaria persica, commonly called Persian Lily, is a perennial of the lily family that is noted for producing attractive plum purple to gray green flowers in spring. Each plant contains up to 30 bell-shaped flowers and reaches 2-3’ tall. 💥This species is native to the rocky slopes in Turkey, Syria, Iran, Jordan and Israel.
💥Genus name is from the Latin word fritillus meaning dice box in reference to the checkerboard pattern on the petals of Fritillaria Meleagris.
💥Deer Resistant, Blooms late Spring